What help there is when an adult dies
Grieving the death of someone close to you can be a difficult time. We have payments and services that may help you.
What to organise before you die
There's a lot to organise before you die. There are some things you can do to help reduce the burden on your family.
How much Stillborn Baby Payment you can get
The Stillborn Baby Payment is currently $3,766.14.
Who to tell when someone dies
When someone dies it can be hard to know who you’re supposed to tell.
Support services when an adult dies
There are support services to help you after the loss of someone close to you.
Claim for Pension Bonus Bereavement Payment form (SA388)
Use this form to claim Pension Bonus Bereavement Payment.
Bereavement Declaration form (FA008M)
Use this form if you are the birth mother or partner of the birth mother, and you want to claim payments for a child who was stillborn or who has recently died.
How to claim the Pension Bonus Bereavement Payment
Complete the following steps to claim Pension Bonus Bereavement Payment. Before you start, check if you can get it.
How much Pension Bonus Bereavement you can get
How much Pension Bonus Bereavement you can get depends on a number of circumstances.
Advice of death form (SA116)
Use these forms to advise us of the death of an adult or child. We’ll use these details to update records with Medicare, Centrelink and Child Support.